Demo Day draws hundreds

Over 300 customers gathered at Stowers Machinery’s East Knoxville location on Sept. 26, 2014, for Total Solutions Demo Day, sponsored by Stowers Machinery and SITECH Mid-South. Those who attended were able to participate in equipment demonstrations and learn more about compact equipment solutions, machine control and guidance technology, and the full range of products and services offered by Stowers and SITECH. Congratulations to Bobby Adkins from B&A Construction Company in Caryville, who won the grand prize; we’re planning his company’s trip to a Caterpillar factory now. Here are the names of the winners of other Demo Day door prizes (each winner received a D6T die-cast model): Dave Rechter from Rogers Group Randy Lovelace from DRL Excavating Keith Burleson from Hampton Construction and Development [read more…]

New instant access at PartStore makes online ordering easy

Ordering Cat parts from Stowers Machinery is now easier for customers with instant access at PartStore. Previously, you had to wait for approval to buy a product if you didn’t have an open credit account with Stowers. Now, orders can be placed instantly without a credit account. “When you register, boom, you’re set up. You already have parts book access and you can order parts online via credit card,” said Harry Breaux, General Parts Manager at Stowers Machinery. “It’s very intuitive and easy to use.” You can shop by going to and clicking on “Enter PartStore” to peruse thousands of products. Besides shopping, the PartStore offers [read more…]

Give your machine components new life

You may already know that Stowers Machinery offers a wide range of services in its full-service machine shop, including hydraulic cylinder re-rodding and re-tubing, surface milling, counter-boring, main line and lower line boring, block cylinder honing, general milling, and lathe machining. Our machine tooling includes the Kalamazoo KMT KS600 Horizontal Band/Mitering Machine, the Fryer HB-70 CNC Horizontal Boring Machine, the DMTG CD5116 Manual Vertical Lathe, the Kent 4VKF Vertical Turret Milling Machine, and the Kent HR 35120 Manual Engine Lathe, among others. To learn more about how Stowers’ full-service machine shop can give your machine components new life, contact Roger Mowery, Custom Products Manager, in our East Knoxville store.